2009

Women’s Experiences in Leadership in K-16 Science Education Communities

Becoming and Being

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ISBN: 978-90-481-2236-3 (Print) 978-90-481-2239-4 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XV

  2. Opening

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 1-3

      Opening

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      Pages 5-14

      Introduction: Seeds Germinating and Growing

  3. First Seeds: Aloneness Leads to Building Community

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 15-15

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      Pages 17-31

      Enculturation into Science Education: Comparing Pathways and Dilemmas

  4. Germinating and Growing: Dimensions of Leadership Development

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 33-33

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      Pages 35-46

      Choosing a Teaching University: A Change in Identity?

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      Pages 47-61

      Making Lemonade from Lemons: A Road to Leadership for Women in Science Education

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      Pages 63-77

      Women’s Ways of Leading: Navigating Gender Issues in the World of Science

  5. Transplanting and Growing: Physical-Geographic Relocation and Accompanying Huge Cultural Shifts

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 79-79

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      Pages 81-94

      Resolving Issues of Cultural Discontinuity in Co-facilitation of Professional Development Activities

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      Pages 95-109

      Developing Leadership through Cultural Understanding in an Urban Science Community of Practice

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      Pages 111-123

      Wither Thou Goest: The Trailing Spouse or Commuter Marriage Dilemma

  6. Flowering and Seed Forming: Leadership Models

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 125-125

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      Pages 127-140

      Emerging Leadership Through Experiences in Unfamiliar Academic Waters: Researching Invisible Truths

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      Pages 141-153

      Teaching Elementary School Science: The Road Less Traveled

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      Pages 155-166

      Laying the Ladder Down: Egalitarian Leadership

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      Pages 167-181

      Building Leadership Capacity by Nurturing Community

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      Pages 183-194

      I Don’t Want to be a Principal! I Want to be a Teacher Leader!

  7. New Seeds: Hopes and Visions for the Future

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 195-195

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      Pages 197-208

      A Beginning Teacher’s Reflection: I’m a Teacher, but Is Teaching Alone Good Enough for Me?

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      Pages 209-219

      Teaching in a Rural Community, Where Roots Grow Strong and Risks are a Daily Occurrence

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      Pages 221-236

      Epilogue: Seeds in Want of Your Watering to Germinate, Grow, Flower, Fruit, and Seed

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      Pages 237-240

      Closing: The Cycle is Complete, But Can It Begin Again?

  8. Back Matter

    Pages 241-254